All staff employed or involved in providing services on behalf of the practice are bound by a strict duty of confidentiality. The information you provide us or we obtain about you will only be shared with healthcare professionals that are directly or indirectly involved in your healthcare. No third parties including your relatives, carers or friends will be allowed access to the information we hold about you unless we have your prior consent.
The practice holds a medical record on each registered patient. For further information on how we hold and maintain your medical record, please see our My Medical Record page. If you would like to allow another party to access your records please see the Allowing Consent to a Third Party on the My Medical Record page.
From time to time the NHS management team may ask to see information about our patients in order to develop statistics about the practice, local area or the country as a whole. This information will be supplied in an anonymous format. If you would like to withhold consent from your information being used for management purposes please contact the practice.